National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 1-Chloro-2-bromoethane - M88066

 

CASRN: 107-04-0

Related: CHLOROBROMOETHANE

Formula: C2-H4-Br-Cl

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1-Bromo-2-chloroethane

Known Uses

Solvent for esters and ethers. Intermediate in organic synthesis. Fumigant for fruits and vegetables. (NTP executive summary)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (406801)  Completed 
    •  Positive 
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